Hester Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone who lived by a conspicuous beech tree, Middle Low German hester. Irish (mainly County Mayo): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hOistir ‘descendant of Oistir’.

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List of People with Surname Hester

As far as we found, there are a total of 11,396 people with the surname Hester. Among these people surnamed Hester, there are around 1,434 different names, with an average of 7 people sharing the same name. Michelle Hester, Angela Hester and Ashley Hester are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Hester, with 54, 45 and 45 people respectively.

Furthermore, Our research has shown that Texas has the greatest number of people surnamed Hester, with a total of 1,227 people, and there are a total of 634 different names among these people. North Carolina is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hester, with a total of 1,155 people and an average of 621 different names.